Cupid's Pulse Article: Celebrity Couple George and Amal Clooney Adopt a Basset HoundCupid's Pulse Article: Celebrity Couple George and Amal Clooney Adopt a Basset Hound

By Mackenzie Scibetta

Millie just became the most talked about shelter dog in Hollywood as she was taken into the home of famous couple George and Amal Clooney. According to, Millie is a 4-year-old Basset Hound mix that was homeless before luckily being adopted by the Clooney’s. The celebrity couple brought their cocker spaniel Louie to meet the new addition to the family and they reportedly hit it off! Rumors are stirring that this could be the first step towards preparing for a celebrity baby. We can’t help but get excited for a possible George Clooney Jr.!

This celebrity couple is on cuteness overload! What are some ways adopting a pet can help strengthen your relationship?

Cupid’s Advice:

Always make sure to weigh the pros and cons before committing yourself to an animal. Ensure you are in a lasting and loving relationship because an animal is not a small issue to argue over. Once you have actually adopted your little bundle of joy then get ready for a companionship like no other. Cupid is here to show you why adopting a pet can benefit your relationship:

1. Provides endless date opportunities: You will be able to spend a lot more time together doing more interesting things if you have an animal. Taking the dog for a walk together, venturing to the park, exploring an exotic pet store and watching a grooming competition are all unique ways to spend time with your loved one and loved pet.

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2. You will fight less: The companionship of a furry friend can help decrease stress and anxiety. Having your pet around will put you and your partner into happier moods thus turning your home into a healthy environment.

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3. You will develop healthier habits: Taking care of an animal will give your life structure and routine, as well as increase the amount of physical activity you receive. As the saying goes, a couple who works out together stays together. Living a healthy lifestyle will increase your moods and decrease the chance of arguments.

What kind of animal did you and your partner adopt together? Comment below.